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FreeBSD: VID-22373C43-D728-11E6-A9A5-B499BAEBFEAF (CVE-2016-6664): MySQL -- multiple vulnerabilities

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FreeBSD: VID-22373C43-D728-11E6-A9A5-B499BAEBFEAF (CVE-2016-6664): MySQL -- multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
09/13/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/15/2017
Modified
05/03/2019

Description

mysqld_safe in Oracle MySQL through 5.5.51, 5.6.x through 5.6.32, and 5.7.x through 5.7.14; MariaDB; Percona Server before 5.5.51-38.2, 5.6.x before 5.6.32-78-1, and 5.7.x before 5.7.14-8; and Percona XtraDB Cluster before 5.5.41-37.0, 5.6.x before 5.6.32-25.17, and 5.7.x before 5.7.14-26.17, when using file-based logging, allows local users with access to the mysql account to gain root privileges via a symlink attack on error logs and possibly other files.

Solution(s)

  • freebsd-upgrade-package-mariadb100-client
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-mariadb100-server
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-mariadb101-client
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-mariadb101-server
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-mariadb55-client
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-mariadb55-server
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-mysql55-client
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-mysql55-server
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-mysql56-client
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-mysql56-server
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-mysql57-client
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-mysql57-server
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-percona55-client
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-percona55-server
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-percona56-client
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-percona56-server

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